10-year-old killed in suspected DUI rollover crash on I-76 in Brighton

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BRIGHTON, Colo. (KDVR) — An 10-year-old was killed in a suspected DUI rollover crash on Interstate 76 which shut down traffic in both directions from Bromley Lane to Eagle Boulevard for hours on Saturday night.

Police said a white sedan traveling eastbound on I-76 in area of Eagle Boulevard lost control, went into an embankment and rolled over into westbound lanes of traffic around 7:20 p.m.

Four people were in the vehicle, Brighton Police said. A 27-year-old female driver was arrested for suspicion of vehicular homicide.

Police believe that alcohol and speed were factors in this crash.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to contact the Brighton Police Department at (303) 288-1535.

BPD reminds the community of the importance of not driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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